The synergy of Ruby Seven’s extensive social gaming know-how with Bluhare’s real-world casino game design expertise enables us to create an all-new depth of gaming experience.
Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) May 04, 2013
Las Vegas based slot game designers Bluhare Studios announced today their partnership with San Francisco based, social and mobile games developers Ruby Seven Studios. The partnership brings together a unique combination of a social casino game publisher with an award-winning casino game design team.
The two studios come together to vie for a slice of the lucrative $1.6 billion social casino gaming industry. Ruby Seven brings a sophisticated knowledge base of social and mobile game publishing, and Bluhare Studios contributes a design team responsible for some of the most successful slot games in casino history, including Reel’em In, Jackpot party, Monopoly, Wizard of Oz, and Aladdin and the Magic Quest. Together, these partners will create a social casino slots experience like no other for players on iPhone, iPad, Android and Facebook.
The first title from the newly established partnership will be TimeQuest Slots, available in May on iPhone, iPad and Android. TimeQuest Slots combines a social slots experience with a unique, time travel theme. Players will engage with an authentic casino slot game experience, exciting social gaming features, and top production values, all packaged into a captivating adventure through the history of casino gambling.
Jim Jackson, CEO of Bluhare Studio’s parent company Gemini Digital Development, Inc. commented: “We have spent years honing our skills in the real money gaming space, and now by joining forces with Ruby Seven Studios we will be able to take our games to the exciting, emerging social casino market”.
Ruby Seven Studios CEO, Michael Carpenter, also expresses his excitement about the collaboration: “This partnership is a win-win for our studios and our players. The synergy of Ruby Seven’s extensive social gaming know-how with Bluhare’s real-world casino game design expertise enables us to create an all-new depth of gaming experience for our iPhone, iPad and Android players.”
TimeQuest Slots will launch this May, with more games to come from the partnership between Ruby Seven Studios and Bluhare Studios.
About Bluhare Studios
Bluhare Studios is the social casino game development group for Gemini Digital Development, Inc. The management team, led by CEO Jim Jackson and President Al Thomas, consists of a high-power group of casino industry veterans with over 50 years of combined experience in regulated casino gaming. The studio’s experienced design team has created some of the gaming industry’s most popular and successful titles over the last two decades and are inventors on more than 100 issued patents for casino gameplay and technology.
About Ruby Seven Studios
Ruby Seven Studios, founded in mid-2012, is spearheaded by former PopCap Games executive Michael Carpenter, who is now the company’s CEO. The studio has just over 100 employees and was created through the combination of a San Francisco-based game design team and ChaYoWo Games. ChaYoWo is one of India’s largest casual game developers, headed by Ruby Seven co-founder Jugul Thachery. In the last 6 months, Ruby Seven Studios has developed and published several top-rated social casino titles, including Cats vs Dogs Slots, Poker Best in 60, Video Poker with Pirates and Slots of Plunder (all on both Facebook and mobile platforms).